Tag: gold mines

March 1, 2019

Precious Metals Weekly Round-Up: Gold Heads for Worst Week This Year

The precious metals took some hits on Friday (March 1) as the US dollar rallied and the equity markets experienced...
February 27, 2019

Several Dead and Injured After Illegal Indonesian Gold Mine Collapses

Mine safety is once again in the spotlight, as an illegal gold mine in Indonesia collapsed, with at least four...
February 25, 2019

Barrick Gold Makes US$18-billion Offer for Newmont Mining

In a hostile takeover move, Barrick has presented Newmont shareholders with a proposed merger plan worth close to US$18 billion...
February 22, 2019

Barrick Gold Considers US$19-billion Offer for Newmont Mining

Barrick Gold could soon be involved in a US$19-billion hostile bid for Newmont Mining, but the miner stated a decision...
February 22, 2019

Precious Metals Weekly Round-Up: Gold Steady on Global Growth Fears

Precious metals are up for the week as concerns surrounding a global slowdown increased following lacklustre US economic data.
February 21, 2019

Union Issues Strike Notice to Gold and Platinum Producers in South Africa

The AMCU has notified six gold and platinum companies that employees will begin striking next week to support Sibanye workers.
February 19, 2019

Patagonia Plummets Following Gold Mine Closures

Due to a lag in gold production, Patagonia has closed two of its mines. Shares of the company crashed almost...